Is responsible for knowing what each school requires and deadlines
Completes application forms, including essays.
Requests transcripts using Maia (if needed). See Maia Learning section under "College/Career Planning" for video tutorials.
For schools that require self-reported grades: Completes SRAR (Self Reported Academic Record) as required
Sends official SAT/ACT scores (or self-reports them if requested)
Applies for financial aid using the FAFSA, CSS Profile, and other apps as required by the schools
Monitors application status to be sure all parts of the application have been put together. Allow 2-3 weeks after submission of all materials for the college to send you a link to your application portal. In the portal, you can check the status of all your materials.
Meet at least once with College Counseling in Junior year.
Helps with financial aid applications (FAFSA, CSS profile and school specific)
Supports student as they complete and submit applications.
Meets with student in groups and individually
Meets with parents at least once in Junior year and as needed.
Sends School Report Form (if required)
Writes and submits counselor letter of recommendation (if required and requested)
Sends official transcript (if required and requested)
Writes and submits letter of recommendation (if required and requested)